UI Developer – Inventory Management Engineering

Location(s) UK-London
Job ID
Schedule Type
Full Time
UI Engineer
Business Unit
Prime Services Technology
Employment Type



The Inventory Management Engineering team is focused on driving down the cost of the firm’s funding in order to maximize our adjusted P&L. To achieve this, the team is working on various initiatives to increase our funding efficiency through the use of data driven tools.  At the core we are creating a new platform which tracks the firm’s inventory in real time and executes optimized movements, ultimately impacting critical trading decisions. Written in Java, our brand new platform will leverage Kafka for event sequencing and operational research algorithms for optimization in order to manage billions of dollars’ worth of the firm’s cash and securities inventory.  In addition, we are developing tools to provide better visibility and control over intra-day liquidity and partnering with Securities Lending Technology to evolve our payment incentive and accruals offering.


We work closely with Prime Services and the Synthetics Product Group (SPG) who provide clients with equities financing and securities lending services. In this role you will be a part of a global team of engineers developing new software – replacing less efficient, disparate systems with state-of-the-art applications to manage inventory. The role will also involve building real-time analytics and visualizations of recommendation results to provide traders with intuitive interfaces to allow them to act decisively.


As part of our team, you will participate in projects to continue building our new applications hence directly impacting the firm’s inventory management capability. Our team members:

  • Create highly scalable systems; develop user-facing web applications and analytics.
  • Design and development process working closely with traders and other user groups.
  • Analyze requirements, investigate available technologies, and build proof-of-concepts.
  • Provide timely updates on milestone deliverables and statuses of projects to management.
  • Mentor junior developers on the team globally.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Minimum of 5 years of industry experience
  • Experience leading requirements gathering, design and implementation phases of a significant project or system
  • Practical experience building modern web applications using React
  • Strong programming experience in JavaScript


Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with Redux, Webpack, Jest, NodeJS, GraphQL, Kubernetes
  • Well versed with software development lifecycle and associated tools for version control, build, deployment, testing and controls



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